Xavi Hernández in an interview


Xavi: "Valverde has a lot of merit, has given him identity to the Barça"

Published:7/02/2018 - 20:05h

Updated:14/02/2018 - 14:37h

It has not lost his love for playing to football, but begins to keep a very important facet like analyst. Xavi Hernández has put again in front of the microphones to comment the actuality of the Barça: The signings, the Champions, Neymar...

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His joys on the terrain of game are now for the To the-Sadd of Qatar, but the praises of Xavi Hernández always go directed to the FC Barcelona. The midfield player of Terrassa has conceded an interview to the emisora French 'RMC' and has reviewed the actuality of the club blaugrana, from the bench to the changing room going through the Champions League.

One of the key questions that has answered the Catalan is if it considers that the group culé is feebler from the course of Neymar, something that has denied categorically: "The team has recompuesto. It has been a lot of merit of Valverde that has done an extraordinary work and has given him an identity to the team. Lacking Dembelé now and Coutinho finish to arrive, but the team works".

Xavi has opted by a very brave bet to the hour to speak on the adaptation of the new signings, and is that, under his point of view, all could form at the same time in a same alignment. "Yes it is possible that all fit in the system. The good players have to be in the field. For me Messi, Suárez, Coutinho and Dembélé are compatible", has signalled.

Going back to centre the focus in Neymar, the ex of the Barça has declared admirer of the Brazilian: "Have a lot of respect by him. It is an extraordinary person and a natural footballer, a leader. Sometimes the opponents cause him, do him lacking and he reacts. The world of the football has to protect it. The plays to amuse and probably this style the contrary takes it to him bad".

"When Messi and Christian go down his level, will be the next Balloon of Gold, because it always wants the balloon, always is had to give show. When they withdraw , will struggle with Kylian Mbappé for being the best player of the world", has puntualizado on two of the young promises of the international panorama.

In relation to the two forwards of the PSG also has referred to the eliminatory of Champions of the Real Madrid, of the that thinks that has it very complicated. "Sure that the Madrid will show his best expensive, the PSG did not have luck in the draw, but is a spectacular team and is slightly favourite because it is in better form. It is done to win the Champions League and sooner or later will attain it", has vaticinado.

Xavi dreams with training to the Barça

Another of the subjects that Xavi has not attained esquivar has been his candidature to the bench of the Barça, that expects him in a future no too far: "Ójala. One of my dreams would be to train to the Barça. But it is necessary to prepare a lot, be very professional to arrive there. I know the house. First I have to have the licence. For the moment I am very well and adapted in Qatar and work in a project to long term with the World-wide 2022 in perspective. Seleccionador? I have spoken with people of there. But well it will depend on the situation"

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